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Adobe Photoshop Tools And Commands

Subject : it-skills
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1. Controls how objects blend with objects on layers below

2. Selection tool used to select square or rectangular areas

3. Graphics created using a grid of colored squares

4. Selects a circular area

5. Protects parts of your selection you dont want edited

6. Automatically selects areas

7. Can use the brush to edit the selection over and over by hand more precisely

8. Usually removed by the eraser tool - deletes parts of the image

9. Channels in gray scale. permanant

10. Holding down shift while using the crop button keeps the ____________

11. normal viewing and editing mode

12. Area you take pixels from

13. Special effects you apply to layer to affect the appearance of the layer's contents

14. Creating a 'hole' in the layer to see the layer below

15. Saved shapes that are able to be reused

16. Copy pixels from a source area to a new area

17. Add color or other effects to an image using a circular edit space

18. Stores previous steps made within photoshop

19. Dot of light or color

20. Make paterns from the selection

21. Part of an image

22. To edit an image repeatedly without making a permanet change to the colors or tonal range

23. Determines how the layers colored pixels mix together with underlying pixels in an image (hue - saturation - color - etc)

24. Crosshair indicates _________

25. A bar at the bottom of the program window that provides information about the current file and process

26. zoom tool shortcuts

27. ____________ selects rectangular area - and rectangle tool draws the shape

28. Like layers work in the same way in that you can see through them but they don't change anything actually below them. So you can apply an adjustment (such as hue/saturation changes) on a transparency/layer and it will become an adjustment layer.

29. Slowly transition from transparent to visible

30. When you save a mask selection - where is it stored?

31. Mode which allows you to use the paint brush to more precisely select areas

32. Perserve earlier states of your work

33. The conversion of vector objects into pixel information.

34. Two techniques for ___________________ - to select the layer you paint on - to create a new layer and then group it within the previous

35. Selections of a similar color

36. The 'f' icon at the bottom of the layer palette - that applies things like outer glow - drop shadow and color overlay

37. Deletes part of a layer

38. Lists information about mouse's coordinates on the screen - colors of pixels under the mouse - etc....

39. Lets you apply transformations (move - rotate - scale - skew - distort - perspective and wrap) in one continuous operation.

40. Highlight the edges of an image by hand and then extract withing that outline

41. Indicates the layer you are currently editing

42. How much you can see through a layer

43. A group of actions

44. A folder in the layer palette indicates that there is a _______

45. Adds to selection

46. Keeps a list of previous actions

47. Randomness

48. _________ allows fixing mistakes using your redit history - uses info from the history palette

49. Adjusts saturation

50. The 2 numbers at the bottom of the status bar mean indicate the size of the __________